Sex Attraction in the House Fly, Musca Domestica L.

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Title: Sex Attraction in the House Fly, Musca Domestica L.
Creators: Murvosh, Chad M.; LaBrecque, G. C.; Smith, Carroll N.
Issue Date: 1965-03
Citation: The Ohio Journal of Science. v65 n2 (March, 1965), 68-71
Abstract: Attraction tests have shown that virgin female house flies attract both virgin males and females but the degree of attraction is relatively small. A tentative hypothesis of chemical sex attraction is suggested. The attraction does not appear to be due to moisture, motion, or sound effects.
Description: Author Institution: Entomology Research Division, Agric. Res. Serv., U.S.D.A., Gainesville, Fla.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1811/5061
ISSN: 0030-0950
Rights: Reproduction of articles for non-commercial educational or research use granted without request if credit to The Ohio State University and The Ohio Academy of Science is given.
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